Cold Steel 88HNHD Hand and a Half Dagger. The Cold Steel Hand and a Half Dagger features a 13.0" hand forged and expertly tempered 1055 Carbon steel blade with heavy nickel-silver guard and pommel. This provides a compelling contrast to the black leather handle, 6.25" long, and matching black leather scabbard with steel fittings. Overall length: 19.25". Weight: 17.5 ounces.